Earlier this month, it was reported that Delta Air Lines became the first U.S. airline to sign on to the Code of Conduct for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism (The Code), pledging to train employees to identify and report potential instances of human trafficking—and also educate travelers about modern-day slavery through their in-flight magazine and website.
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United Nations affiliated non-profit organization, Airline Ambassadors International (AAI) has teamed up with anti-child slavery organization Innocents at Risk to create a training program to educate airline professionals to spot signs of human trafficking. AAI President Nancy Rivard released a statement about the collaboration, saying “Flight Attendants and pilots can play a key role as eyes and ears for international security efforts.”
Rivard and AAI are calling for all U.S. airlines to incorporate human trafficking read more >